We finally finished the nursery nook (and the crib) at 1:30 last night!
Prepare for an overload of pictures...
Her night stand:
We found these really cute, whimsical zebra banks that make great book ends! (and consequently helped us start a college fund for Grace )
Close up of her lamp, monitor, and a stuffed tiger ("Tiger Lily") I've had since I was like 4:
Andy marks where the blinds will go:
The curtains go up:
Installing the curtain holdbacks:
I love my husband's butt! :
Marking & hanging the all important princess sign:
Hanging the cross-stitched name I made for her & cute butterfly pic:
Marking & hanging the hand-made copper picture my grandma made for me when I was very young (like 4):
Hanging cute clock we found:
Starting to add accents:
(The corner where the changing table will go):
Close up of fluttering butterflies on curtain:
Andy couldn't have been more excited about this crib. He's convinced it's HIS crib
With a crazed look in his eye, the box opens!
There were soooo many layers of styrofoam in that humongous box!
"Look, honey, it's the instructions!"
That made him laugh:
Found the real instructions:
The doo-hickey goes where?
Down to business:
Silly Andy hams it up for the camera:
Back to work:
What was really in the giant taped "instruction" box:
Yay, I get to help now!
The crib that Andy built:
I finally get to put the bedding on:
Our beautiful new crib:
A shining stars unicorn we named Luna waits for Grace's arrival:
Hope you enjoyed. We're just waiting on our changing table to arrive.
We've had some other excitement in the last few days, but I'll post about that a little later. I'm pooped!